“Web 2.0″ beats “noob” to millionth English word Wednesday, 10th June 2009 09:39 GMT By Patrick Garratt Share on: Facebook Twitter Reddit Google+ 9 “Web 2.0″ and not “noob” has been made the millionth official English word, as you can see from this Reuters report. Which is rubbish. Linguists have branded the announcement a publicity stunt. Really? Hit the link for more.